TODAY

U.S. Commerce Department releases factory orders for August and September.

TUESDAY

The Institute for Supply Management releases its service sector index for October.

WEDNESDAY

Economy Ministry releases September industrial orders figures for Germany, Europe’s biggest economy and one of South Carolina’s largest trading partners.

Toyota reports earnings.

THURSDAY

Charleston-based software firm Benefitfocus releases its first earnings report as a publicly traded company.

U.S. Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims.

U.S. Commerce Department releases third-quarter gross domestic product.

Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates.

The Federal Reserve releases consumer credit data for September.

Selected chain retailers release October sales.

European Central Bank’s governing council meets to set monetary policy for the Eurozone.

Economy Ministry releases September industrial production figures for Germany.

Georgetown steel mill owner ArcelorMittal reports third quarter earnings.

FRIDAY

U.S. Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for September and employment data for October.

U.S. Commerce Department releases personal income and spending for September.

Federal Statistical Office releases export and import data for Germany for September.

Source: Associated Press